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Week In Politics: Trump's Comments On Trade, The Fed Chairman And 'Disloyalty'

Week In Politics: Trump's Comments On Trade, The Fed Chairman And 'Disloyalty'

NPR’s Ailsa Chang speaks with E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post, and Hugo Gurdon of the Washington Examiner about President Trump’s controversial comments on trade, the fed chairman and Jews.


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Week In Politics: Trump's Comments On Trade, The Fed Chairman And 'Disloyalty'

Customs Agents Make 'Unusual' Seizure Of Nearly 53,000 Chinese Gun Parts

Customs Agents Make 'Unusual' Seizure Of Nearly 53,000 Chinese Gun Parts

U.S. Customs and Border Protection intercepted and seized 52,601 illegal firearms parts from China in recent months.The illegal stocks, muzzles and other items were intercepted in recent months. “There was no attempt to hide the importation attempt,” CPB spokesperson Jaime Ruiz told NPR.

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Customs Agents Make 'Unusual' Seizure Of Nearly 53,000 Chinese Gun Parts

GOP Appears Fully Behind Trump Despite Grumblings Among Some In The Establishment

GOP Appears Fully Behind Trump Despite Grumblings Among Some In The Establishment

President Trump is not facing a strong primary opponent, so far. That’s a sign of how unified Republican voters are behind him heading into 2020, despite discomfort and grumbling in the establishment.


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GOP Appears Fully Behind Trump Despite Grumblings Among Some In The Establishment

South Korea To Scrap Military Intelligence-Sharing Agreement With Japan

South Korea To Scrap Military Intelligence-Sharing Agreement With Japan

A South Korean security official says the pact “does not serve our national interest.” Japan’s foreign minister says Seoul’s decision “completely misreads the security situation.”

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South Korea To Scrap Military Intelligence-Sharing Agreement With Japan

Captain Who Rescued Migrants At Sea Refuses Paris Medal, Calling It Hypocritical

Captain Who Rescued Migrants At Sea Refuses Paris Medal, Calling It Hypocritical

Pia Klemp has refused to accept a medal for bravery from Paris“Your police [steal] blankets from people that you force to live on the streets, while you raid protests and criminalize people that are standing up for rights of migrants,” said Pia Klemp.

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Captain Who Rescued Migrants At Sea Refuses Paris Medal, Calling It Hypocritical